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Mandela House

8115 Orlando West, 1804, South Africa
+27 11 936 7754
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“small house” (19 reviews)
“great man” (21 reviews)
“his life” (15 reviews)
8115 Orlando West, 1804, South Africa
+27 11 936 7754
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visiting this much cherished site, you realize the fee isn't about a Disneyland experience, it's to support the perputation of this historical site, the employees and the ongoing cost of the site. True, you can view. Going inside gave me a Heart stop to be...More

Thank D O D
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a good stop to see the Nelson and Winnie Mandela house and get a better inside view into their lives and the home where Winnie was under house arrest for so long. The tour is very good at pointing out the history of...More

Thank Questovia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A sense of hardships and humanitarian travesty is displayed in such dignity you can’t help yourself but to pause and think just how great a man he was. Within the confines of this small simple house would rise a man who defined the modern 20th...More

Thank Barkat A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to see here, just 2 rooms with furniture and some historical photos. Outside on the street there are some nice restaurants and souvenirs shops.

Thank gatocanada
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Humbling experience! Although it is a visitors attraction now, original condition of the house still exists. If you visit Soweto/Joburg, this is must!

Thank QuincysMom2008
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A privilege to see the humble house of a great human being. Atmosphere spoilt by the commercial activity outside.

Thank WTisSearching
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Very small house with some treasures from his life before after and during his residency. There is a tour available but your don't need it. I was there for a total of 15 minutes.

Thank LAHarleyGal
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is a special place, based on the history of a special man, it is worth a visit. Situated in Soweto. Small house, with a lot of requiems and honors to Nelson Mandela. Don't expect a large and extensive museum. Would recommend the nearby hector...More

Thank Quartermass
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We visited the Mandela House on a Sunday, when the Pieterson museum was closed, and it became our primary experience of Soweto. I'll divide this review into two parts: the house itself, and the process of getting in and out of the museum. On its...More

1  Thank davenpeggy
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our guide (Neo) was great he transforms a 15 minutes visit in a complete view of Mandela life! Bravo! Fantastic historical place!

Thank fdescampos
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